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Finding-Aid for the Thornton Nevin Wilder Collection (WTU00369)

Finding aid prepared by:
Special Collections Staff

Summary Information
Title: Thornton Nevin Wilder Collection
Creator: Wilder , Thornton Nevin , 1897-1975 , American author.
Call number: WTU00369
Call number: [Accession: 1450]
Language: English

Access and Use:
Source:

Gift of Max Kahn

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open to research.

Processing Information:

Processed: January, 1976, by RKT


Contents List
      Title
box-folder   10/Wilder  
1935: March 5. Thornton Wilder to Max Kahn (1 item (2 pp.): ALS with envelope)   
Scope: Autograph letter signed to Max Kahn, asking him to send books which he wishes inscribed to Wilder's New Haven address.


box-folder   10/Wilder  
1935: Aug. 8. Thornton Wilder to Max Kahn (1 item (1 p.): ACS)   
Scope: Autograph postcard signed to Max Kahn, informing him of his sailing to Europe hoping that he will return with a book "worth autographing".


box-folder   10/Wilder  
1940: Sept. 13. Thornton Wilder to Max Kahn (ALS, 2 pp. with envelope)   
Scope: Autograph letter signed to Max Kahn, explaining the incorrect inscription on a book Kahn had sent him to inscribe.